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Windows 2000 User Name - URGENT!

Posted on 2004-10-09
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Hi Experts,

We have an existing 2000 domain with users called username@uk.company.com

We are in the process of adding another remote site to this domain but the users e-mail address is username@be.company.com.

My urgent question is how can I add these 5 users to the existing domain, but set their usernames to username@be.company.com.

We seem to remember from our windows 2000 course a couple of years ago that this was possible, but memory clouds over time!

Is this indeed possible and if so how??

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by:GlenmoranUK
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Got it sussed....

It can be done and the option is in AD domain and trusts:

To add additional UPN suffixes

1.Select Active Directory Domains and Trusts in the upper left pane, right-click it, and then click Properties.
 
2.Enter any preferred alternate UPN suffixes in the Alternate UPN Suffixes box and click Add.
 
3.Click OK to close the window.
 

May help others...

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great...i think now u can put a request in community support section to PAQ this question. else it will remain open forever and admins will come ringing bells after you
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by:GlenmoranUK
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Thanks for the tip..

Have not done this before so excuse me if it stays on here for 5 minutes or so..

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